- Hafthor, The Game of Thrones giant and the world’s strongest man, almost worked with WWE.
- The issue with big men in wrestling is their ability to move in the ring.
Modified 30 Jun 2020, 18:24 IST
The world of wrestling is one that is very complicated. WWE has never backed away from hiring top names from outside the company to sign them if the company felt that was what they were looking for. Hafthor Julius Bjornsson was one of the people who WWE was looking to sign. Standing at 6 feet and 9 inches, and weighing in at 400+ lbs, Hafthor was seen as the perfect new recruit for WWE. However, that did not happen, and instead, the actor signed with Game of Thrones and played a major role as Robert Clegane, while also winning the World’s Strongest Man competition. Arn Anderson talked about the Game of…